Today Parisian/Algerian musician, songwriter and producer Sabrina Bellaouel shares her debut album Al Hadr, and its moonlight-dappled and dreamy “Clémence” offers a sweet and swirling introduction to it. Out on the inventive InFiné label, you can order vinyl and CD versions with a Paris pick-up option from Bandcamp. Additional streaming links are here, and she has re-mixes and more on her Soundcloud page.
Quasi-apocalyptic and sweepingly romantic, “Breaking The Circle” is the untiringly-stylish, luxuriously-tuneful and irresistible new single from the legendary Sophie Ellis-Bextor. An assortment of streaming links for it are right here. It’s taken from her forthcoming HANA LP — one released on June 2nd — and you can pre-order pastel-pink-vinyl, ice-blue-vinyl, CD and pink-and-sage-green-cassette editions along with test pressings and bundles from her webstore. There’s so much more at this link as well.
Cindy Pooch: “Issemou”
Mysteriously operatic, “Issemou” is the intoxicating, poetic and brilliant title and lead track on the forthcoming debut EP from Cameroonian, Lyon, France-based musician Cindy Pooch. Out from April 7th on InFiné, it’s available to pre-order from Bandcamp, while streaming links for this stunner are right here.
Medianoche: “Yes Sir, I Can Boogie”
Today is the day that Brooklyn’s mmeadows release their truly-wonderful debut album Light Moves Around You, and from it this is the gracefully-tuneful and celebratory “When We Are Together We Are Really Free”. You can find an assortment of streaming options for the LP here, and you can buy vinyl and CD editions of it from their webstore.
Feral Five: “Golden Rule”
Truth Is The New Gold is the title of the next album from London’s Feral Five, from which you can hear “Golden Rule” — a midnight-hued and silken pulse — here. Out through the courtesy of Reckless Yes on February 10th, you can order black-vinyl, CD and digital versions of it from Bandcamp.
yunè pinku: “Fai Fighter”
A hypnotic vision, “Fai Fighter” is soothing ultra-modernism and the brightly-lit, Italo-esque and genuinely-wonderful brand-new single from Malaysian-Irish musician and producer yunè pinku. Streaming information for this as well as more information about her will be found at this link. Via Gorilla vs. Bear.
A streamlined reflection, “Affection” is the tender-hearted, pleasingly-propulsive brand-new single from Brooklyn’s Nisa Lumaj, or Nisa more simply. Her Exaggerate EP is out from September 30th courtesy of Hit the North Records, and you can pre-order it now from Bandcamp. Additionally, you can buy tickets for the EP’s release show on October 4th — to be held at the wonderful Baby’s All Right — here.
Alexia Avina: “You”
Modern and comforting, artful and relatable, “You” is the enchanting, synth-caressed new single from Queens, New York’s Alexia Avina. The track is taken from Crush, the EP she releases through Lost Map Records on October 14th. You can pre-order the CD from their webstore and the digital version from Bandcamp.
Elusive, wonderful Japanese musician and producer Noah has just and with a magnetic, understated drama unveiled “voice” — a riveting, zero-gravity track from her forthcoming Noire LP. Out on FLAU from August 26th, you can order a colored-vinyl edition now from Bandcamp, while a host of digital options can be found here.